A Jet’s Autopilot Kick In And Save Unconscious Pilot’s Life

A jet’s autopilot function seems like something the pilot hopes they never have to use, but a pilot ends up unconscious they’re glad the autopilot is there.

This declassified Air Force video shows heads-up display footage as an F-16 pilot is saved from a fiery death by the jet’s Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System.